DramaWay’s Annual Performance Showcase 2017
Spotlights over 100 Performers of All Abilities!
DramaWay’s annual celebration of the exceptional artistic achievements of Toronto’s special needs community will take place on May 15th, June 10th and June 17th, 2017. Our Annual Theatre Showcase will take place on two dates May 15th and June 17th.
Break Free to be performed by DramaWorks Mississauga at the Maja Prentice Theatre on May 15th is a magnetic theatrical play about the dynamics of family, friendship and freedom featuring 15 talented ErinoakKids’ clients. You will be transported to a time decorated with moments of laughter and compassion, where the constraints of vanity are thrown to the wind. With stunning dance numbers to brilliant quips, the story of Break Free is sure to illustrate the beauty of the true self and the ability to disarm with nothing but a positive attitude, smile and a little help from your friends. Our largest and biggest Theatre Showcase will take place on June 17th and feature 4 live theatrical stage performances Galaxy Trek of the Star Guardians at Papermill Theatre. Galaxy Trek of the Star Guardians is a Sci-Fi play of epic proportions inspired by Star Wars, Star Trek and Guardians of the Galaxy. An entire galaxy is at risk from the evil galactic overlord “Commander Poutine” and his trusted advisor “Darth Serious”. Join Princess Leia and the crew of the Enterprise as they save the Royal inhabitants of the Garden Moon of Luna. Our heroes meet Aliens, Yoda and his Mom, Robot Droids all the while learning valuable lessons along the way!
Our RhythmWorks Dance Showcase 2017 will take place on June 10th at Swansea Town Hall featuring 20 dancers in 2 electrifying dance performances inspired by stories of Ancient Greece & Modern Canadian Musical Classics!
Founded in 1999, DramaWay is a Toronto-based company that provides a variety of educational creative arts programs for youth and adults with special needs. Funds raised through this Annual Theatre Showcase ensure DramaWay’s continued offering of quality programs that enhance self-esteem and encourage social development in an arts-focused environment.
Monday, May 15, 2017
DramaWay’s DramaWorks Mississauga Group presents their uniquely adapted theatrical production Break Free featuring 15 ErinoakKids’ clients.
Location: Maja Prentice Theatre; 4141 Dixie Rd., Mississauga, ON
The show begins at 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Two RhythmWorks Dance Troupes perform at our 2017 Dance Showcase 2017 June 10th at Swansea Town Hall. This showcase features 20 dancers in 2 electrifying dance performances inspired by stories of Ancient Greece & Modern Canadian Musical Classics!
Location: Swansea Town Hall Community Centre, 95 Lavinia Avenue, Bloor West
The Show begins at 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Four DramaWorks groups take the stage to showcase their uniquely adapted theatrical productions Galaxy Trek of the Star Guardians.
Location: Papermill Theatre; 67 Pottery Road, Toronto.
Galaxy Trek of the Star Guardians by 4 DramaWorks Groups on June 17th – Show Times:
Show #1: DramaWorks West 11:15-12:45 p.m.
Show #2: DramaWorks Scarborough/East Group: 1:30-3:00 p.m.
Show #3: DramaWorks Group A: 4:00-5:30 p.m.
Show #4: DramaWorks Group B: 6:30–8:00 p.m
Tickets for May 15th & June 17th:
Advanced Tickets are $20. Children under 10 pay $10.
Limited Tickets available at the door for $25.
Tickets for June 10th:
Advanced Tickets are $15. Children under 10 pay $5.
Limited Tickets available at the door for $20.
Through creativity, we all have a voice. At DramaWay we help you find that voice.
At DramaWay we provide process-based arts programs that facilitate social and life-skills development. We are dedicated to providing unique creative programs that help participants expand their artistic skills and grow as individuals in a structured, non-competitive, inspirational atmosphere. DramaWay programs span the realm of the fine arts. Programs offered include theatre, dance, film, music, visual arts and even puppetry. All programs are created, geared and modified to suit individuals of all abilities. We specialize in working with individuals who have special needs.